Somebody told him he’s good for nothing :: song of the day

Keep Art Alive :: "Dysmorphic" :: Art by Vincent Hui "And we both know, that people change, when truth's not part of their lives; I've seen the love in their eyes, don't say goodbye, goodbye." The saddest thing I have ever seen is defeated eyes. The most tragic words I have ever heard are "what … Continue reading Somebody told him he’s good for nothing :: song of the day

I look to you to see the truth :: songs and quotes

"I know I am a fool, hoping dirt and glory are both a kind of luminous paint; the humiliations and exaltations that lights us up. I see like a bug, everything too large, the pressure of infinity hammering at my head. But, how else to live, vertical that I am, pressed down and pressing up … Continue reading I look to you to see the truth :: songs and quotes

Beauty in the breakdown :: songs and quotes

"The thing is... to love life,  to love it even when you have no stomach for it and everything you've held dear crumbles like burnt paper in your hands, your throat filled with the silt of it. When grief sits with you, its tropical heat thickening the air, heavy as water more fit for gills … Continue reading Beauty in the breakdown :: songs and quotes

The records that we used to share :: songs and quotes

"But one kiss levitates above all the others. The intersection of function and desire. The I do kiss. The I'll love you through a brick wall kiss. Even when I'm dead, I'll swim through the earth, like a mermaid of the soil, just to be next to your bones." ~ The Archipelago of Kisses ~ … Continue reading The records that we used to share :: songs and quotes

Look at the stars :: musical sensory recall

"Where I'm seeing you there, with your hands in the air, waiting to finally be caught." Another night with the same patterns, the same ice clinking in a cold, damp glass, and those same unnamed expectations. I look next to me and wonder how I got here again. No matter how much older I have … Continue reading Look at the stars :: musical sensory recall

And pretend I was sleeping :: my favorite movies

"Every time you leave me for a minute, it's like goodbye. I like to believe it means you can't live without me." ~ Angela A Place in the Sun trailer "Said tomorrow would be fun, we could watch A Place in the Sun. I didn't know where this was going, when you kissed me." Who'd … Continue reading And pretend I was sleeping :: my favorite movies